The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Andover region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 27 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 0.91% 54.76% 9.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 67.65% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 5
Average salary £36,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 22.73% 80.95% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 8
Average salary £39,750 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Hampshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Firewall
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Andover region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Andover

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 28 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (96.43%) Linux
3 22 (78.57%) DHCP
3 22 (78.57%) DNS
4 20 (71.43%) HP
4 20 (71.43%) VMware
5 14 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (50.00%) vSphere
5 14 (50.00%) HP SIM
5 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (50.00%) CCNP
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (50.00%) Symantec
5 14 (50.00%) SLA
5 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 14 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (28.57%) SCCM
8 8 (28.57%) SCOM
8 8 (28.57%) Network Security
8 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 8 (28.57%) CESG

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Site Server
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DHCP
1 22 (78.57%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) Network Security
2 8 (28.57%) X.400
2 8 (28.57%) DMZ
2 8 (28.57%) SMTP
2 8 (28.57%) FTP
2 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) CESG
2 6 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (21.43%) CentOS
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) QMS
2 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
2 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 6 (21.43%) DoDAF
2 6 (21.43%) MODAF
2 6 (21.43%) SysML
2 6 (21.43%) SSADM
2 6 (21.43%) UML
2 6 (21.43%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 6 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 28 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CISSP
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (28.57%) RHCE
3 8 (28.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) vSphere
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 7 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 14 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 14 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (28.57%) SCCM
2 8 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (71.43%) HP
2 20 (71.43%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Symantec
4 13 (46.43%) Citrix
5 6 (21.43%) ProCurve
5 6 (21.43%) Brocade
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago